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  1. Louis Charles Breguet (2 January 1880 in Paris – 4 May 1955 in Saint-Germain-en-Laye, Île-de-France) was a French aircraft designer and builder, one of the early aviation pioneers . Contents 1 Biography 2 Olympic sailing 3 See also 4 References 5 Sources Biography [ edit]

  2. Louis-Charles Bréguet, (born Jan. 2, 1880, Paris—died May 4, 1955, Paris), French airplane builder, many of whose planes set world records, and founder of Air France. Bréguet was educated at the Lycée Condorcet and Lycée Carnot and at the École Supérieure d’Électricité.

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  3. Louis Charles Breguet, né le 2 janvier 1880 dans le 6e arrondissement de Paris et mort le 4 mai 1955 à Saint-Germain-en-Laye, diplômé de Supélec, est un constructeur d'avions français et l'un des fondateurs de la société Air France, titulaire du brevet de pilote civil no 52 depuis le 19 avril 1910. Membre de la famille Breguet, il ...

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    In 1902, Louis married Nelly Girardet, the daughter of painter Eugène Girardet. They had five children together. In 1905, with his brother Jacques, and under the guidance of Charles Richet, he began work on a gyroplane (the forerunner of the helicopter) with flexible wings. It achieved the first ascent of a vertical-flight aircraft with a pilot in ...

    Breguet, as helmsmen of his 8 Metre yacht Namousa, won a bronze medal in sailing during the 1924 Summer Olympics.

    Dick, Ron; Dan Patterson (2003). "Great Names". Aviation Century: The Early Years. Erin, Ontario: Boston Mills. p. 208. ISBN 978-1-55046-407-8.
    Marcel Miocque; Huguette Vernochet, Alain Bertaud and Lise Dassonville-Agron (2001). Houlgate entre mer et campagne. Éditions Charles Corlet. p. 16. ISBN 978-2-85480-976-3.
  4. Breguet. pioneer airplane designer. Education He attended the Condorcet and Carnot lycées and the École Supérieure d'Électricité. Career In 1905 he began work on a gyroplane (helicopter) with flexible wings, in collaboration with Charles Richet and his brother Jacques Bréguet, which lifted itself and its pilot in 1907.

  5. Louis-Charles Bréguet Louis Charles Breguet was an aero inventor. He filed patents from 17, rue du Colonel Moll, Paris. He developed a gyroplane 'based on the principles of' the gyroscope. [1] And exhibited a 'helicopter-airplane' (the same as the gyroplane?) at the 11th Paris Motor Show in 1908. [2]

  6. Louis Charles Breguet Paris, France, Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1792-1930 Louis Charles Breguet Calvados, France Births, Marriages and Deaths, 1697-1912 Louis Charles Breguet Canada, Obituary Collection, 1898-Current Louis Charles Breguet Paris, France & Vicinity Marriage Banns, 1860-1902 Louis Charles Breguet

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